Nov 16, 2014, 5:14 PM EST
Robertson got the job in 2010, while the process was going on, and his initial questions as to how England’s bid was going were met with an interesting response.
Nov 7, 2014, 3:42 PM EST
While the report doesn’t say that workers are building World Cup stadia, it does deepen previous reports of civil rights issues in Qatar.
Oct 30, 2014, 11:15 AM EST
The proposed moves would leave only 10 days prep time before the World Cup began, and would also alter the UEFA Champions League schedule.
Oct 24, 2014, 7:44 AM EST
The European Club Association includes at least one club from every nation in UEFA and includes Manchester United, Chelsea and Barcelona.
Oct 21, 2014, 8:23 AM EST
Harold Mayne-Nicholls’ plan would be a boon for US television viewers, but would it sit well with the players?
Sep 9, 2014, 11:23 AM EST
Awesome news all around, as Sepp Blatter has assured the International Olympic Committee that a winter World Cup in 2022 wouldn’t clash with the Games.
Sep 9, 2014, 7:51 AM EST
A British authority representative had transferred a message from Upadhyaya to his family saying: “I am well, I have been well looked after and I will be home soon.”
Jul 21, 2014, 3:45 PM EST
The findings were due in late July, but will have to wait. Will Qatar and Russia hold onto their World Cup hosting duties?
Jun 24, 2014, 10:39 PM EST
The former president took his frustrations out in his Zurich hotel room.
Jun 18, 2014, 10:00 AM EST
At Barcelona his entire 16-year career, the 34-year-old Xavi is set to move on to play in Qatar.
Jun 9, 2014, 2:47 PM EST
“It really makes me sad,” Blatter said (Cue: “Total Eclipse of the Heart”).
Jun 8, 2014, 4:18 PM EST
Major sponsors have told FIFA they expect a thorough investigation of the corruption allegations, but it would seem all they really want is good publicity.
Apr 21, 2014, 6:36 PM EST
MLSSoccer.com reports that the last time a World Cup was played at eight or less venues was in Argentina for the 1978 tournament.
Feb 16, 2014, 9:51 AM EST
On the heels of a human rights report counting the death toll at 400 immigrant workers already, there may be some grumblings within FIFA to move the venue before it’s too late.
Nov 17, 2013, 5:14 PM EST
Among other abuses, 90 percent of Qatar’s 1.35 million foreign workers have their passports withheld by employers.
Sep 27, 2013, 1:50 PM EST
As reports suggest almost 1 million migrants are flocking to Qatar to help build facilities for 2022 World Cup, many could die in “appalling labor abuses”:
Sep 17, 2013, 8:17 PM EST
Shocking news, more people are angry at FIFA for moving the 2022 World Cup to the winter. Especially when there’s a LOT of money involved.
Sep 9, 2013, 11:53 PM EST
FIFA’s president became the latest person to use “mistake” in reference to Qatar 2022, though a solution to the climate problem seems close.
Sep 9, 2013, 4:40 PM EST
FIFA’s new anti-discrimination taskforce will ask the broader body to turn up the heat.
Aug 25, 2013, 12:20 PM EST
A schedule shift for 2022 is coming. As is the fight over it.
Jul 30, 2013, 7:25 PM EST
Chucho’s death still sinking in, as people across the globe struggle to come to terms with his passing.
Jul 24, 2013, 5:35 PM EST
Another prominent FIFA figure has spoken out against Qatar 2022, though he may have gone a little too far.
Jul 14, 2013, 11:57 AM EST
Qatar is set to purchase 118 Leopard tanks and 16 tank howitzers from Germany in preparation for hosting the 2022 World Cup.
Jul 9, 2013, 12:12 AM EST
It took $15 million to get him, but Qatar’s third place finishers nabbed one of Mexico’s best players.
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